In Person Evening Lecture: Rebels at Sea

Thursday September 22

7:00 PM  –  8:30 PM

This event is in person at the Museum. 

Event Description

Best-selling author Eric Jay Dolin returns to The Mariners’ to present the American Revolution from a different perspective. Learn about privateers who made significant contributions to our country's independence but were not given proper recognition in American naval history.


Attendees are welcome to ask questions after the lecture, and Eric will answer them. A book signing will follow the Q&A.


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Registration Information

Each individual attending the lecture requires one (1) ticket. Up to six (6) tickets may be purchased in one transaction.

Each ticket includes one (1) drink ticket. A cash bar will be available for additional beverages.

Bundle Your Ticket!
Member Ticket + Café Box and Guest Ticket + Café Box Bundles Include:

  • Lecture admission 
  • One (1) beverage ticket
  • One (1) Mariners’ Café hors d'oeuvres box

*A limited number of Mariners’ Café hors d'oeuvres boxes will be available for purchase during the event. Pre-ordering is encouraged.*

The Mariners’ Museum and Park encourages all guests to follow current COVID-19 safety guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the State of Virginia, and the Virginia Department of Health regardless of vaccination status.

Advance registration is required.

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